DAY 7 | Tue, July 28, 2020 | 2nd Show | 1.00 PM

This film is available only for audiences in India.

KASHISH is happy to be partnering with the first ever gay festival in Canada, Image+Nation Film Festival, Montreal. 

Celebrating Montreal image-makers, Queerment Québec features an eclectic and entertaining mix of emerging and established talents. Proving Montreal is a hotbed of queer creativity, these filmmakers offer up dazzling stories that speak of and to uniquely Québécois cultural perspectives.

HEAT WAVE (Canicule)
Director: Fanny Perreault
15 min / 2019 / French with English subtitles

Set during the heat wave of July, 1997, Lea, saddled with a broken leg and general preteen malaise, finds a whole new world emerges as she rifles through her older sister’s room.

A THREE PLAYER SCRUM (Une mêlée à trois)
Director: Danika Vermette
7 min / 2019 / French with English subtitles

Olivia and Aude have played rugby sevens together for years. After the new girl's first game, Oli only has eyes for her.

Director: Chloé Robichaud
14 min / 2019 / French with English subtitles

Winner of the Best Canadian Short Award at TIFF 2019, Delphine, based on the short play by Nathalie Doummar tells the story of a Lebanese teen navigating the tricky social and cultural minefields in a quiet Québec town.

MY DAD WORKS THE NIGHT SHIFT (Mon père travaille de nuits)
Director: Zachary Ayotte
15 min / 2018 / French with English subtitles

14-year-old Felix starts a relationship with an older boy, hoping to get caught by his conservative father so he can finally confront him.

THREE MONTHS (Trois mois)
Director: Sasha Alcoloumbre
17 min / 2019 / French with English subtitles

A romance is shaken when a young man belatedly reveals his HIV status to his lover.

Director: Virginie Nolin
13 min / 2019 / French with English subtitles

“It’s my father’s funeral. I want steak and fries. I want to jump into the pool. I want to fuck. I want to sleep. I don’t want to sleep.”

Program Courtesy: Image+Nation Film Festival, Montreal

Screening supported by:  Bureau du Québec à Mumbai

To register to attend KASHISH 2020 Virtual please check http://mumbaiqueerfest.com/attend/


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